Senior Structural Engineering Technologist/Designer



STEM Engineering Group

Candidates should have experience utilizing basic structural engineering principles, drafting standards, and be proficient with AutoCAD/AUTODESK software. The available position is in the structural group and responsibilities include performing preliminary designs and producing construction drawings for a variety of structural projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with a team of project managers, engineers, and technologists
  • Perform structural site investigations and surveys
  • Develop structural concept reports, condition reports, and construction budgets
  • Provide feedback on structural designs for building systems and implement design on drawings and specifications
  • Coordinate with industry, other disciplines, and clients
  • Represent the structural portion of a project during the contract administration stage: carry out shop drawing reviews, prepare site instructions and CCNs, review progress draws, etc.
  • Perform site inspections and prepare field observation reports
  • Set up AutoCAD drawings as per the company’s standard
  • Prepare AutoCAD drawings from sketches, mark-ups and/or design
  • Upon completion, verify CAD drawings against such sketches to ensure accuracy of work
  • Manage project tasks within assigned time and budget constraints
  • Ability to complete projects independently when required
  • Maintain familiarity with current techniques, codes, and standards to sustain and improve technical skills
  • Assist in researching new systems, resources, analytical processes, procedures and working practices to identify and implement changes to increase efficiency, productivity and overall profitability

Minimum Qualifications:

  • College diploma in Civil/Structural Technology with a focus on Structural or other equivalent training.
  • 5 years or more of relevant experience in conception and CAD design.
  • Valid Drivers License
    • Knowledge of OBC and NBCC.
    • Building science knowledge would be an asset.
    • Ability to work in a complex and fast-paced team environment, dealing with multiple projects and clients
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong sense of initiative and ability to prioritize tasks
    • Strong desire for advancement and professional development
    • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills
    • Working knowledge of MS Office
    • Strong AutoCAD experience and capability
    • Demonstrated experience working with other consultants and contractors, and coordination of significant projects

Resumes should be sent to the Human Resources Department:

Thank you to all applicants for their interest. Only those candidates shortlisted for the position will be contacted.